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Definition List Term

HTML 4.01 Element Reference

By Lee Underwood

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Name: Definition List Term

<dt>
</dt> (opt.)

Description: Defines the terms in a definition list.

Browser Compatibility: NN: 1.0+ / IE: 2.0+ / Opera: 4+

Attributes:
  • class
  • dir
  • id
  • lang
  • onclick
  • ondblclick
  • onkeydown
  • onkeypress
  • onkeyup
  • onmousedown
  • onmousemove
  • onmouseout
  • onmouseover
  • onmouseup
  • style
  • title

Code Example:

<dl>
<dt>Guitar</dt>
<dd>A stringed instrument with various sounds.</dd>
</dl>

XHTML Notes: The closing </dt> element is required.




Created: March 15, 2005

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